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Empathy: The Most Crucial, Least Discussed Data Science Superpower

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Magnimind Academy

830 Stewart Dr, #182

Sunnyvale, CA 94085

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In this talk, you'll learn about the three types of empathy and how each plays a critical role in data science excellence.

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A good data scientist answers quantitative questions as they arise and builds useful tools. An excellent data scientist drives a project to success by understanding larger goals, anticipating unstated needs, communicating effectively across disciplines, and solving the real problems. What key skill explains the difference? Empathy.

In this talk, you'll learn about the three types of empathy and how each plays a critical role in data science excellence. You'll see how quantitative and technical skills can only truly get to value when paired with empathy. You'll learn how to develop specific empathetic skills that will help make your projects successful and your data science career more productive and meaningful.

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6:00 pm - 6:20 pm Arrival and socializing

6:20 pm - 6:30 pm Opening words by Murat Baday, CEO of Magnimind Academy, the Meetup sponsors.

6:30 pm - 7:50 pm Brad Dolin, "Empathy: The Most Crucial, Least Discussed Data Science Superpower"

7:50 pm - 8:00 pm Q&A

About Brad Dolin:

Brad Dolin has been a machine learning engineer, data scientist, data science manager, and CTO at startups ranging from seed stage to $1B+. He has taken an interdisciplinary and cross-functional approach as a Symbolic Systems major at Stanford, as a Fulbright Grantee in Artificial Intelligence, and throughout 18 years of startup experience. In addition to technical leadership in the health and wellness space, Brad is currently pursuing a graduate degree in counseling psychology.

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